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Facbook tests simpler version of Facebook in Asia, Africa

Monday 26 January 2015 | 10:40 CET | News
Facebook has is testing a new version of Facebook Lite, a simplified version of its mobile website, specifically designed for low-end Android devices in emerging markets, TechCrunch reported, saying it understands the app was quietly launched in a handful of countries in Asia and Africa, including Bangladesh, Nepal, Nigeria, South Africa, Sudan, Sri Lanka, Vietnam and Zimbabwe. A wider launch is not a certainty and Facebook could quietly end the project if it does not believe it is worth pursuing. The app was built to accommodate low-end and dated Android devices, and users who are on

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Companies: Facebook / Snaptu
Countries: World
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